KDP High Yield Daily Index
U.S. corporate bond indices, priced at 16:00 EST / 21:00 GMT.
 
4/17/15 4/16/15 52 week price
Index price yield price yield high low
High Yield Daily 71.83 5.13% 71.87 5.12% 75.06 69.01
Mid-Grade Daily 96.22 4.31% 96.23 4.31% 98.90 92.78
New Issues Daily 155.80 5.33% 155.91 5.30% 156.21 146.03
 
High Yield Index key gainers Price Change
GenOn Energy 9.5 Oct'18 103.25 1.00
Bombardier Inc. 7.75 Mar'20 106.25 0.25
Ruby Tuesday, Inc. 7.625 May'20 102.50 0.25
Sinclair Television 6.125 Oct'22 105.50 0.25
 
High Yield Index key losers Price Change
Advanced Micro 7.5 Aug'22 93.00 - 3.75
AlcatelLucent USA 6.45 Mar'29 112.25 - 1.75
DISH DBS Corp. 5.0 Mar'23 98.25 - 0.75
Alpha Natural Res 6.25 Jun'21 23.50 - 0.50
Chiquita Brands 7.875 Feb'21 109.50 - 0.50
Newfield Exploration 5.75 Jan'22 107.50 - 0.50
Cincinnati Bell 8.375 Oct'20 106.50 - 0.25
Community Health 8.0 Nov'19 106.75 - 0.25
 
Source: www.kdpadvisor.com

Notes:
 

High Yield Daily Index is based on a cross section of 100 speculative U.S. bond issues, including current and defaulted bonds, and cash-pay and zero-coupon bonds.

High Yield New Issues Index is based on a sample of speculative U.S. bonds issued within the last six months.

Mid-grade index is based on 40 U.S. bond issues from the high-end speculative and low-end investment grade categories, based on KDP's evaluation of issuer default risk.

Price indices are scaled to equal 100 on 12/31/92.